Promoting a 4×4 guided tour, we focus into Northern Vietnam & Northern Laos for this border crossing route. An ideal suggestion will go for 14 days in total with an optional extension for Halong bay at end. As Northern Vietnam is reputed by its terrain, diverse landscapes, colorful hill-tribes; Northern Laos give such an impression of their charm in lifestyle, absolute dreaming land & people, and gorgeous world-class heritage sites.
Featuring different landscapes, our border crossing tour includes a number of remarkable wonders, from terraced rice fields, wild forests, charming villages to Plain of Jars and finest crafted works in architecture of Luang Prabang. At the side, we believe this travel route can be one of most twisted routes in the world, it’s thousand of bands and open corners everyday.
Talking about our tours, as our travel philosophy, it must be always round people. This tour will remark all local lifestyle of local people in both countries. It’s perfect opportunity to observe people come from different background of culture, different attitude of entertaining but have same kindness in mind and generosity of sharing.
It’s not a cheap tour but with high standard of services in return. Again, we only offer full legal tour in Laos with a collaborated local partner. We both share duty, passion and benefit. So please do not compare our tour with other numerous tours online with no guarantee of authorized operations.
|Distances||~2,000 km||With driver||Yes|
|Travel type||Road/mixed some dirt tracks||Travel hours||6-8 hours/day|
|Passenger||1-3 per pickup||Temperature||18-34 degree C|
Hanoi - Pu Luong Reserves
Pu Luong - Laos checkpoint - Vieng Xai
Vieng Xai - Muong Hiam
Muong Hiam - Phonsavan
Phonsavan - Luang Prabang
Luang Prabang, a rest day
Luang Prabang - Nong Khiaw
Nong Khiaw - Dien Bien Phu
Dien Bien Phu - Son La
Son La - Moc Chau
Moc Chau - Black river
Black river - Hanoi
|Group size/vehicles||3 people||6 people||9 people|
- Leading vehicle
- Rental vehicles & fuel needed
- English/French speaking tour guide leader
- Laos local guide
- Border crossing permit
- Experienced driver
- All foods & accommodations during tour (based on twin/double room shared where available)
- All sight-seeing tickets & permit during tour
- Boat tour or ferry crossing during tour
- Airport pickup on arrival
- Snacks & coffee per day tour